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    Comedy Central Renews ‘South Park’ for Season 26

    Veteran animated comedy “South Park” has been greenlit by Comedy Central for a 26th season. The upcoming 23rd season, which will take “South Park” past the 300th episode mark,, will premiere on September 25. The extended renewal will take the series to at least 327 episodes. Trey Parker and Matt Stone, co-creators of the series, […]

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    Comedy Central Greenlights ‘Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik’

    Comedy Central has ordered a comedic interview series called “Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik.” Each episode will feature an interview with one of Anthony’s comedian friends as they discuss all things comedy. Over the course of six episodes, Jeselnik will sit down with David Spade, Kristen Schaal, Kumail Nanjiani, Natasha Leggero, Nick Kroll, and Tig Notaro.  […]

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    Comedy Central Cancels ‘The Opposition with Jordan Klepper’

    Comedy Central’s daily late-night program “The Opposition with Jordan Klepper”  will end its run after one season, with the final episode slated for Thursday, June 28. Debuting on Sept. 25, 2017, the show, which satirizes right-wing politics, airs each Monday through Thursday at 11:30 pm ET, following “The Daily Show.” But Klepper is staying on the network […]

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    PromaxBDA: Highlights from the 2018 Conference

    Last week, from June 11 to June 14, was the PromaxBDA 2018 Conference at the Hilton Hotel in New York City. Learn, create and connect: it was a potpourri of attendees and represented companies including ABC, Amazon Studios, AMC Networks, A+E Networks, AT&T Entertainment Group, BBC, Bell Media, BET Networks, Bravo, CBS, CNN, Comedy Central, […]

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    Comedy Central Renews ‘The Jim Jeffries Show’ for Season 2

    Comedy Central has picked-up late night series “The Jim Jefferies” Show for a second season. Debuting on June 6, 2017, the weekly, late night series features the Australian comedian’s unapologetic, honest and international approach to culture and politics. The Jim Jefferies Show is currently nominated for a Writers Guild Award in the Comedy/Variety Talk Series […]

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    Comedy Central’s ‘@midnight’ to Conclude

    Late night Internet based comedy game show “@midnight” will be concluding on Comedy Central after four seasons on Friday, Aug. 4. Hosted by Chris Hardwick, “@midnight” featured three guests compete in a series of Internet-themed improve games. “Comedy Central and Chris Hardwick have mutually agreed the August 4th episode of @midnight will be the series […]

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    CBC and Comedy Central Team for Comedy ‘Crawford’

    CBC in Canada and Comedy Central are teaming for new comedy series called “Crawford” from Rabbit Square Productions. Created by Mike Clattenburg (“Trailer Park Boys”), and executive produced by Laura Michalchyshyn (“Trailer Park Boys,” “Chicagoland”), the half-hour series centers around a young man who, after a run of bad luck, moves back in with his […]

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    Amy Schumer Taking a Break From Her Comedy Central Show

    Comedian Amy Schumer has said she is putting her Comedy Central sketch-comedy “Inside Amy Schumer” on hold to focus on touring and writing. “Doing Standup and focusing on writing more for the next year at least. We are slated for a season 5 but not in the foreseeable future,” she tweeted Thursday morning. Questions about […]

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    Go Viral or Get Off Late Night

    From Campaign US: The late-night landscape lost one of its talk show occupants this week. “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore,” on Comedy Central, will exit on Thursday, replaced by Chris Hardwick game show “@Midnight” until a permanent replacement is found. Naturally, the unceremonious cancellation of Larry Wilmore is a reflection — in large part […]

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